Staff Systems Architect

Software Development

United States - NY, New York

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Medidata: Power Smarter Treatments and Healthier People


Medidata is leading the digital transformation of life sciences, creating hope for millions of patients. Medidata helps generate the evidence and insights to help pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostics companies, and academic researchers accelerate value, minimize risk, and optimize outcomes. More than one million registered users across 1,900+ customers and partners access the world's most trusted platform for clinical development, commercial, and real-world data. Medidata, a Dassault Systèmes company, is headquartered in New York City and has offices around the world to meet the needs of its customers. Discover more at and follow us @medidata.

Our Team

Our team is committed to delivering solutions for improving overall study build process and enabling more effective data management processes by decreasing study build timelines, improving quality and promoting usage of standards. Our customers depend on our ability to provide centralized study design and metadata. We focus on solving complex real-world problems while shipping practical solutions.


Who we’re looking for:

An Architect who can provide technical leadership in the design and development of the Medidata Platform product, focusing on areas that span different subsystems. An architect is expected to make high-level decisions about coding standards, integration patterns and common tools and primitives. An Architect is expected to act as a “super developer” in providing technical direction to the engineers and development managers in the Engineering team.


•             Acts as the bridge between business goals and the realized system.

o             Architects are the owners of the technical system and work with product, business, engineers, ops, hosting, to deliver sustainable, reusable solutions that meet customer needs.

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  • Extensive experience rolling out architectural processes in a multi-cultural environment
  • Experience with relational database architecture, schema design, and development
  • Ability to establish, implement, and enforce appropriate technology standards
  • A seasoned, experienced professional with a full understanding of area of specialization; resolves a wide range of issues in creative ways.
  • Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.  

Hard Skills

  • Define software architecture
  • Service-oriented Modeling
  • Engineering principles
  • Services Architecture
  • Cloud technologies
  • Security Testing methodologies & tools
  • PaaS
  • SaaS
  • Performance Testing methodologies & tools
  • Distributed Database
  • Solving Problems

Soft Skills

  • Teamwork
  • Self Development
  • Flexibility
  • Accountability
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